Friday, December 28, 2007

Rum Rickey

Rum and lime go together great, but honestly, without a little sweetness I find this too harsh. I tasted it a few times, then gave in and stirred in some simple syrup.

.5 oz lime juice
1.5 oz light rum (Bacardi Superior)
Club soda

Pour juice and rum into an ice-filled highball glass and top with club soda and stir. Garnish with a wedge of lime.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

would you say this is better than vodka tonic?

12:20 PM  
Blogger Cocktail Jen said...

A vodka tonic is similar, but the tonic water adds bitterness. This drink is not bitter, but it is dry like a vodka tonic. If you would prefer a sour note to a bitter one, it's worth a try.

12:22 PM  

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